The Roots of Social Rebellion? Social Movements.

The Roots of Social Rebellion? Social Movements.

Historic change eventually comes via small and modest beginnings. The current revolts in Brazil and Turkey actually started in low-key fashion at least one decade ago. Had they been spotted earlier, there would be less befuddlement about explaining the genesis of the...
Brazilians’ Demands: From Lower Bus Fares to a Fair Society

Brazilians’ Demands: From Lower Bus Fares to a Fair Society

With a million people demonstrating in the streets of cities throughout Brazil, everyone’s scrambling to understand how a 20-cent bus fare hike turned into a social revolt. Government officials are the most surprised. President Dilma Rousseff hastily cancelled a...